>> his speech when he got here wasn't really good, but every week it gets better, until he gets excited, and then he talks too fast. but we just love him. and he's always happy and smiling, until he gets up on that altar. and then he's all business. >> without father basil, parishioners say they would probably see a priest only once a week, for mass on sundays, and would have to wait longer to schedule baptisms, funerals, and marriages. as it is, father basil is on call 24 hours a day for the people at both his parishes. what are the challenges you've faced in terms of your parishioners? >> first of all, because i'm not american pastor, i'm asian pastor. they to have to train the ear to understand my accent. but i think they accept me. i ask one of them, "did you accept me because i'm a vietnamese, different from your culture?" he said, "i accept you because you're a priest.